Definition of tribade in English:

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tribade

Pronunciation: /ˈtribəd/

noun

A lesbian, especially one who lies on top of her partner and simulates the movements of the male in heterosexual intercourse.

Origin

Early 17th century: from French tribade, or via Latin from Greek tribas, from tribein 'to rub'.

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Syllabification: trib·ade

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